My preferred approaches to estimation on Agile projects

Jason Yip
3 min readJan 1

Initial assessment: Blink Estimation

For initial assessment, use Blink Estimation. Is this worth attempting? Which one is a better bet to take?
Blink Estimation for the initial assessment

I got a group of really smart people in a room, with at least 10 years’ experience each, and asked them.

Dan North, “Blink Estimation

For initial assessment of whether something is worth attempting at all OR to choose between different options, I prefer…

Jason Yip

Senior Manager Product Engineering at Grainger. Extreme Programming, Agile, Lean guy. Ex-Spotify, ex-ThoughtWorks, ex-CruiseControl